Day: June 28, 2010

The Dance Begins

Today begins the next installment of the Great Supreme Court Dance as the Senate starts its hearings on the nomination of Elena Kagan to the highest court in the land. These confirmation hearings have developed their own rituals. Here’s how the Dance will proceed: The nominee will state how honored she is to have been nominated. Democrats will praise her for her wonderful resume and her empathy for the downtrodden. Republicans will, to some extent, challenge her fitness for the… Read more »